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The Gordon House

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Beautiful piece of local and national heritage

Well worth stopping by. A wonderful opportunity to experience the cool genius of FLW. The house... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
4donkeys
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Cave Junction, Oregon
The only one in Oregon

Frank Lloyd Wright designed this home in the 1930s which make the styling amazing. It was moved... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Dale P
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Centralia, Washington
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Welcome to the only Frank Lloyd Wright designed structure in Oregon! The Gordon House is a non-profit historic house museum. Tours are offered by well-trained and knowledgeable volunteer docents. Come for a tour and learn about Frank Lloyd Wright...more
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869 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth stopping by. A wonderful opportunity to experience the cool genius of FLW. The house sits comfortably within a perfect setting of huge mature oaks. This stunning piece of modern age architecture was once a well loved and lived in home. As a gift...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Frank Lloyd Wright designed this home in the 1930s which make the styling amazing. It was moved here from it's original location.

Thank Dale P
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The Gordon House is nearly an hour from Portland deep in a rural area, nearly unmarked, and only offers a few tours per day. But it’s worth it to see it if you can and are interested in Frank Lloyd Wright architecture. It’s a small...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2018

We have been to several Frank Loyd Wright houses. This docent was great. We learned several things we did not know about Mr. Wright and everyone was friendly and very helpful. I highly recommend this house to everyone, a must see.

Thank David S
Reviewed September 18, 2018

A must for the Frank Lloyd Wright fan. Good relocation of the house and restoration work. Of course some interesting features like all FLW buildings.

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Reviewed September 17, 2018

the usual FLW home-- fascinating details you would not notice without the help of the docent. One of the smaller ones

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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

A very enthusiastic and informative guide, Andrew, made this delightful. FL Wright quite eccentric and the quirks translated into architecture so interesting. Not a fancy house but purpose built and a great example of his Usonian period. An important part of Wright legacy and a...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018

We seek out Frank Lloyd Wright houses and buildings whenever we travel and the Gordon house is well worth the time. It is a Usonian house, so is smaller than some of the more well-known houses in Chicago. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. Pictures...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2018

If you have any interest in architecture or Frank Lloyd Wright - I would make this a stop in your agenda. It is a Usonian house and therefore not huge or grand - but classic FLW in design. Our docent, Linda was superb. You can...More

Thank James H
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I’m fairly certain this is the only remaining Frank Lloyd Wright structure in Oregon. It’s a nice family home and beautifully restored

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Response from Rebecca O | Reviewed this property |
Only open several days per week, by reservation only. Probably best to check their website for details.
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